RUMBLES IN EFCC OVER MAGU’S SUCCESSOR, ‘ IS EFCC ONLY FOR NORTH EASTERNERS?’

There appears to be grumbling among operatives at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over who takes over from the suspended acting Chairman of the Commission, Ibrahim Magu. President Muhammadu Buhari had on Friday approved the suspension of the embattled acting Chairmanwho has been facing the Presidential probe panel sitting at the Banquet Hall, State House, Abuja, since Monday over corruption allegation. President Buhari had in a statement issued by, Dr Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations, Office of the Attorney General of the Federation,…

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PRESIDENCY ISSUES STATEMENT ON SUSPENSION OF MAGU AND TUE WAR AGAINST CORRUPTION

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE A series of documented allegations were made against the Ag. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Following a preliminary review of the allegations leveled against the Ag. Chairman and several other members of his staff, there were grounds for a detailed investigation to be conducted. Hence, an investigative panel was constituted in compliance with the extant laws governing the convening of such a body. As is the proper procedure, when allegations are made against the Chief Executive of an institution, and in this…

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AMERICAN LEGENDARY PREACHER, MORRIS CERULLO DIES AT 88

Legendary American preacher, Dr Morris Cerullo, is dead. The televangelist died on Saturday in San Diego, California, United States at 88. Born on October 2, 1931, Cerullo impacted many with his inspirational words and Christian teachings that spanned decades. As an author, he published more than 80 books. The preacher, who started evangelising at the age of 16, would be remembered by many as a torchbearer. Founder and Presiding Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission, Bishop Mike Okonkwo, who has invited Cerullo several times for preaching engagement expressed shock over…

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NIGERIAN LADY OFFERED FOR SALE IN LEBANON FINALLY BACK HOME

Peace Busari, a Nigerian woman offered for sale on Facebook by a Lebanese, Wael Jerro, is on her way home from Lebanon. The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, disclosed this on Saturday. Also on the repatriation flight are 28 other citizens stranded in Lebanon amid the coronavirus pandemic. Dabiri Erewa tweeted, “29 passengers just departed from Lebanon. And guess what? Temitope, who was left behind last time, accused of murder is on board. And so is Peace Busari, the girl who was put on sale on Facebook and…

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REGINA DANIELS’ FATHER FINALLY APPROVES DAUGHTER’S MARRIAGE TO NED NWOKO, ATTENDS NAMING CEREMONY

Regina Daniels’ Father Barrister Jude Ojeogwu, the biological father of actress, Regina Daniels, has finally given his consent and has approved his daughter’s marriage to billionaire lawyer, Ned Nwoko. Ojeogwu made this known while speaking to newsmen at the naming ceremony of his grandchild, Munir Neji Ned Nwoko which took place on Friday. Information Nigeria recalls the actress’ father kicked against his daughter’s marriage, stating that she is still young. The aged man also claimed he wasn’t aware or invited to his daughter’s pre-nuptial rites. It appears he has come to terms with…

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WTO DG: SOME NIGERIANS WORKING AGAINST NGOZI OKONJO-IWEALA’S CANDIDATURE, ADVISER RAISES ALARM

The Media Adviser to Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Paul Nwabuikwu, has alleged that some Nigerians were sabotaging the campaign of  Okonjo-Iweala for the leadership of the World Trade Organisation. He said this in a statement on Friday with the title, “Ongoing efforts to misrepresent Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s campaign for director-general of the World Trade Organisation.” Nwabuikwu stated, “It has come to our attention that there is an ongoing effort by some well-connected Nigerians to sabotage the campaign of Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the country’s candidate for director-general of the World Trade…

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NIGERIA HEADING FOR RECESSION BY LAST QUARTER OF 2020

Nigeria is heading for another recession in the fourth quarter of this year, the Federal Government declared on Friday. According to the government, findings showed that the country’s Gross Domestic Product for the second and third quarters of 2020 were projected to be negative. This, it said, implied that the country would slide into a second recession in four years. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, said the country’s real GDP had been projected by the National Bureau of Statistics to contract by 4.2 per cent…

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10 PROMINENT NIGERIANS WHO DIED OF CORONAVIRUS

Almost five months after the country confirmed its first case of the pandemic on February 27, 2020, a total of 30,748 cases have been recorded while 12,546 persons who had contracted the virus have been discharged and 689 deaths recorded, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCNC) daily update. Confirmed cases have been on the increase despite the war waged against the pandemic by both federal and state governments. The country’s index, an Italian who returned from Milan, Italy, through the Murtala Muhammad International Airport, Lagos survived the…

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LAGOS SEALS PRIVATE LABORATORY CONDUCTING COVID-19 TESTS ILLEGALLY

The Lagos State Ministry of Health on Friday sealed a private laboratory for carrying out COVID-19 tests against the regulation of the state government. The private laboratory identified as Acouns Medical Laboratory and Diagnostic Centre is located at Banana Island, Ikoyi area of the state. Giving the update on its Twitter handle, the ministry disclosed that the laboratory was situated in a pharmacy and lacked the required government approval to carry out COVID-19 tests. The health commissioner, Akin Abayomi, earlier listed the names of the approved private laboratories that are allowed to…

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KADUNA LIVING FAITH DEACONESS TORTURES IDP SHE RECRUITED AS HOUSEHELP LEAVING BURNS AND WOUNDS IN HER PRIVATE PARTS, SEE GORY PICS

Man’s inhumanity to man. See what a so-called worker in the church, and a servant of God did to another woman’s daughter. Though we could not ascertain the IDP -turned house help’s offence, but what could have justified treating someone else’s daughter like this? Picture 1&2 is that of Princes an Adara IDP adopted as a House help by picture 3 Mrs Oyewole a Deaconess with Living Faith Church Barnawa Kaduna.She adopted Princess with d promise of taking care of her but ended up subjecting d poor girl to torture…

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